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Windows 7: Newly Formatted C, This installation disc isn't compatible No Boot!

18 Jun 2013   #11

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"press any key to boot from Cd DVD drive........"
=>so it's booting from dvd fine. Wait 20 seconds... what happens.

Boot again from dvd. "press any key to boot from Cd DVD drive........"
press a key within 5 seconds. Does the message disappear faster then before?

Just to check that machine detected the key press

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18 Jun 2013   #12

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

He went to sleep
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19 Jun 2013   #13

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

Thanks for the help and suggestions, I am pleased to say that my brothers PC is now being installed with Win 7.

I "cleaned all" using your tutorial and reformatted the disk but did this on my old XP machine in case something went wrong, luckily it didn't!

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19 Jun 2013   #14

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Great news Alan. Glad we could help.
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 Newly Formatted C, This installation disc isn't compatible No Boot!

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